European breakdown cover

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  1. Angus dog

    Angus dog Read Only Funster

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    First year almost over and it has been great.Planning our first European venture to Spain and France.
    AA have quoted £171 for a 3 week trip and an obscure web site £80. What advice would you give please ?
     
  2. tonka

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    When is your van insurance due,..??
    I think you will find many of us who go overseas often use companies like Safeguard and Comfort who include breakdown cover and it does the whole year so not problem with extended or regular trips..

    Worth getting a quote to have vehicle and breakdown combined..
     
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    I'll second Tonka
    Contact your insurers, they'll almost certainly be able to add breakdown cover... and for far less than a ridiculous £171 for 3 weeks :Eeek:
     
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    Caravan Club Red Pennant insurance, the best, but you get what you pay for!
     
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    ADAC cover for any length of time, any age van. been discussed on here several times
     
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    But no longer covers uk based members. I tried to buy a week ago and was told over the phone by there English speaking sales person.
     
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    breakdown

    Phoned ADAC last week and was told ok to join they said they had a problem with the AA but sorted now and they were taking on english cover:BigGrin:
     
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    They still cover uk based members. Had them out 2 weeks ago.
     
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    hi go to ASDA european breakdown cover one month £12.50 what you are getting is brittannia 5 star cover on a monthly rate identical to brittannias european cover provided by saga BEST DEAL BY FAR LOOK IT UP YOU WONT REGRET IT
     
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